The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 505 442 461
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +19
Contract jobs citing ATG 83 111 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 73 41
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £343 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23784 22046 23285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.92% 46.04% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14218 12822 12426
Average daily rate £393 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1172 1076 1217
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 50 £525 +10.52% 18
Yorkshire +3 7 £388 - 1
West Midlands -4 5 - -
South East -35 5 £363 -17.14% 1
East of England -26 2 £550 +15.78%
East Midlands - - - -
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ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 196 (87.89%) E-Commerce
2 132 (59.19%) Retail
3 125 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (48.88%) Java
5 102 (45.74%) Oracle
6 73 (32.74%) J2EE
7 63 (28.25%) Endeca
8 58 (26.01%) Web Services
9 55 (24.66%) JBoss
10 53 (23.77%) Scrum
11 52 (23.32%) XML
12 50 (22.42%) Linux
12 50 (22.42%) iPad
13 49 (21.97%) SOAP
13 49 (21.97%) WebLogic
14 48 (21.52%) HTML
15 46 (20.63%) WebSphere
15 46 (20.63%) Content Management
16 45 (20.18%) hybris
17 43 (19.28%) TDD
18 41 (18.39%) XSD
18 41 (18.39%) Subversion
19 40 (17.94%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (17.49%) RESTful
21 38 (17.04%) Waterfall
21 38 (17.04%) Maven
22 37 (16.59%) XSL
22 37 (16.59%) Ant
22 37 (16.59%) Social Media
23 36 (16.14%) ERP

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (24.66%) JBoss
2 49 (21.97%) WebLogic
3 46 (20.63%) WebSphere
4 24 (10.76%) Apache
5 20 (8.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (6.28%) CMS
6 14 (6.28%) Adobe CQ
7 10 (4.48%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (2.69%) Commerce Server
9 5 (2.24%) ATG Dynamo
9 5 (2.24%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.79%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (1.35%) Mule
12 2 (0.90%) AquaLogic
12 2 (0.90%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Mingle
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Magento
2 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.93%) HTTP
1 11 (4.93%) Internet
2 10 (4.48%) DNS
2 10 (4.48%) SSL
3 4 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
1 4 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.90%) MySQL
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) DB2
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (18.39%) Subversion
2 38 (17.04%) Maven
3 37 (16.59%) Ant
4 12 (5.38%) Selenium
5 10 (4.48%) WebDriver
5 10 (4.48%) Introscope
6 9 (4.04%) JIRA
7 5 (2.24%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.79%) JUnit
9 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.90%) Grunt
10 2 (0.90%) Bower
10 2 (0.90%) TestLink
10 2 (0.90%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.90%) TestNG
10 2 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.45%) JMeter
11 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
General
1 132 (59.19%) Retail
2 8 (3.59%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.59%) Finance
3 6 (2.69%) Marketing
4 3 (1.35%) Electronics
4 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (42.60%) Developer
2 42 (18.83%) Analyst
2 42 (18.83%) Architect
3 30 (13.45%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.28%) Technical Architect
5 13 (5.83%) Agile Business Analyst
6 12 (5.38%) Consultant
7 11 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (4.93%) Test Analyst
8 9 (4.04%) Administrator
8 9 (4.04%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.04%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 8 (3.59%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.14%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.14%) Technical Test Analyst
10 7 (3.14%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (2.24%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
11 5 (2.24%) Server Administrator
11 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (32.74%) J2EE
2 58 (26.01%) Web Services
3 52 (23.32%) XML
4 49 (21.97%) SOAP
5 48 (21.52%) HTML
6 41 (18.39%) XSD
7 39 (17.49%) RESTful
8 37 (16.59%) XSL
9 36 (16.14%) WSDL
10 17 (7.62%) JSP
11 15 (6.73%) Spring
12 12 (5.38%) Hibernate
13 11 (4.93%) Middleware
13 11 (4.93%) jQuery
14 10 (4.48%) Worklight
15 9 (4.04%) JMS
16 8 (3.59%) JMX
16 8 (3.59%) XSLT
16 8 (3.59%) Servlets
16 8 (3.59%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.42%) iPad
2 37 (16.59%) Social Media
3 6 (2.69%) User Experience
3 6 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.35%) DTV
4 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.35%) PKI
5 1 (0.45%) Online Games
5 1 (0.45%) iPhone
5 1 (0.45%) Open Source
5 1 (0.45%) W3C
5 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.42%) Linux
2 11 (4.93%) UNIX
3 6 (2.69%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (1.79%) Solaris
4 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (87.89%) E-Commerce
2 125 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.77%) Scrum
4 46 (20.63%) Content Management
5 43 (19.28%) TDD
6 40 (17.94%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (17.04%) Waterfall
8 36 (16.14%) ERP
9 20 (8.97%) UML
10 18 (8.07%) Workflow
11 12 (5.38%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (4.93%) B2C
13 10 (4.48%) ITIL
13 10 (4.48%) Manual Testing
14 9 (4.04%) Automated Testing
14 9 (4.04%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (3.59%) Load Testing
15 8 (3.59%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 109 (48.88%) Java
2 36 (16.14%) Groovy
3 15 (6.73%) SQL
4 14 (6.28%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.38%) Perl
5 12 (5.38%) Python
6 11 (4.93%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.48%) Jython
8 2 (0.90%) Ruby
8 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (4.04%) ISEB
1 9 (4.04%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.90%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.45%) PMP
3 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (1.35%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 102 (45.74%) Oracle
2 63 (28.25%) Endeca
3 45 (20.18%) hybris
4 36 (16.14%) Perforce
5 24 (10.76%) IBM
6 13 (5.83%) Demandware
7 8 (3.59%) BEA
8 5 (2.24%) Adobe
9 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.35%) Venda
10 3 (1.35%) SAP
11 2 (0.90%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) Intershop
12 1 (0.45%) Omniture
12 1 (0.45%) Google
12 1 (0.45%) Retek
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
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